How Lobbyist-Supported & Special Interest Group-Supported Politicians
Can Quickly Lose Their Support"If there is any lesson to be learned from the ghosts of Watergate, it is that the big-money support of a leader who has lost the ability to deliver the goods crumbles very quickly as the endgame unfolds. The parallels between Hillary Clinton and Richard Nixon are not legal--they are political: specifically .. In even blunter terms: how can a crippled politico deliver the goods to the special interests who bet their cash and political capital on the politico's ability to deliver favors?"
- Charles Hugh Smith*
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